The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 58 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 3 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.65% 0.59% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.41% 2.00% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 100 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 14.66% 29.67% 25.46%
Number of salaries quoted 59 93 83
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Network Security
Bedfordshire

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Network Security
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Luton region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Luton

Network Security
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Security across the Luton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Network Security Salary Histogram in Luton

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security.

1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) GSM
1 2 (50.00%) SS7
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) SMS
1 2 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (50.00%) UMTS
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) LTE
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) 4G
1 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) GSM
1 2 (50.00%) SS7
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) SMS
1 2 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (50.00%) UMTS
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) LTE
1 2 (50.00%) 4G
1 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenServer
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) VMware